Fiction

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Contemporary Fiction

New fiction from the magazine, the annual fiction contest, and the weekly publication of Web-exclusive fiction
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Joe’s Coffee House

An all-night coffee house, a trunk full of stolen guns, and a briefcase full of cash. But what’s really going on in Jack Bristow’s short... More

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Lily’s Lover

After her marriage has failed, Lily Manheim has a new lover. As a therapist, overanalyzing her own relationships is an occupational hazard, but that can... More

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Classic Fiction

Some of the best 19th- and 20th-century fiction from The Saturday Evening Post archive
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“Darling Bill—” by Dalton Trumbo

Editor’s note: “Darling Bill—” was the first in a series of political satire Dalton Trumbo wrote for magazines and film. The epistolary fiction first appeared... More

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